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this is what we need to do. that is something president clinton did, people don't realize until the crisis becomes threatened, but real. >> there is nothing he can do. i mean, it is going to happen. he is just making a suggestion, hey, guys, how about something smaller now if you can't get the big deal done. >> and sometimes that is what congress needs. i was just in washington over the weekend. you go in all the museums where you don't have to pay an entrance fee to get in. they're all subsidized by the taxpayer. one woman said you know, we're always the villain, but we're there doing the hard work they don't know we're doing. federal workers are always the bad guy. people don't understand the government is things like the post office or things we need. everybody wants to cut the government, but when you explain what it is, nobody wants to cut it. >> you know, i rely on air traffic controllers and we'll be relying them in the next segment. i'm going to find out if i'm going to actually fly in the next segment. joy reid, and ari melber, thank you for joining us. >>> coming up, on the seque
, that is a snapshot of unsustainability. neil: you can always try to grow out of this. bill clinton reminded us of that, cushioned by an internet boom, the likes of which we have not seen in quite some time. my point is you can grow your way out of this. is he also sang in this environment it is hard to picture a boom of that magnitude to pay for all of this? >> is absolutely unsustainable, we have to make some real cuts. you'rthey're making such a big l of these sequestration cuts. if this was really that bad as they are making it sound, obama would not be out golfing. this is not going to make a difference, what we need are actual cuts to entitlement programs. we can't keep spending all this money we don't have. neil: i could see the same with democrats and republicans, but michael, your thoughts. >> i think what we have to convince the american people is the idea that we can just tinker and tinker and do as we have been doing and managed to get by the last 50 or 60 years, that is not an option. people say why not? as they spoke, this time is different saying we're in a different point in tim
, for instance, steve kroft's "60 minutes" interview where he had the president and secretary clinton. it was the biggest softball interview on the planet. they didn't ask any questions about benghazi. it was in the news that week. a whole range of issues. it was all sweetness and light. the president on the one hand when they do get this access, it's like softball city. and when they don't get the access, like on the golf course, it's where we're being shut out. it's the most opaque administration in history. so it's a little bit of much to do about nothing, i think. >> it's harder to be a journalist these days. it really is. in the era of social media with not just the white house and the president but corporations. everyone is going direct to the readership themselves. so i think that's just adding to the frustration here. >> jay carney answered some of these questions yesterday at the podium in the briefing room, too. he laid out all the interviews they've given and the access the white house feels it has given. >> there's no question that if you go back to when mr. barnicle and i
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